Clubs and Societies

The villages' clubs and societies are listed below.
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Bowls Club

Outdoor green in Brenchley, indoor bowling from October to March
All enquiries to:
Secretary, Hilary Ayshford on 01892 723630 or
Chairman, John Bayliss on 01892 723288

Brenchley & Matfield Horticultural Society

Shows, plant sale and trips during the spring and summer; talks in autumn and winter.
Contact: Clive Ward on 01892 722172

Brenchley & Matfield Lawn Tennis Club

The tennis club welcomes new members of all ages and abilities.
For more information visit
Membership enquiries:
Jo Boyman, or 07747 040652
General enquiries:
Carl Allcorn (Chairman), or 07903 044530

Brenchley and Matfield Local History Society & Archive

Talks and visits with a historical theme plus maintenance of the Parish Archives
Contact: 01892 722339

Brenchley and Matfield Scout Group

Acting Group Scout Leader:Cathy Mummery: Email:

Beaver Scout Leader: Vacant

Cub Scout Leader: Vicki Berry

Scout Leader: Steve Luck

B&M Scout HQ Hire Bookings Secretary: Catherine Catchpole
Tel: 01892 724439 Email:

See also the Weald Scouts website.

Brenchley Choral Society

Graham Bignell: 01892 722773

Brenchley Football Club

Sunday football club est 1968.
All enquiries to:-
Manager: Richard Sutton, tel 07724 515536
Secretary: David Hartfield, tel 07795 382700
or email at
Twitter: @BrenchleyFC

Brenchley Squash Club

Individual and family memberships available.
Enquiries: David Boobbyer, 01892 833609

Castle Hill Cricket Club

Sunday 'friendly' cricket against local clubs, also a thriving junior section.
Contact Club Captain, Ben Hall at
or Youth Section Secretary, Jim Freeborough at

Matfield & District Riders Association
Our club strives to secure safe off-road riding for its members as the local roads have become so busy and dangerous. Membership is £15 per year, with reduced rates for families and non-riders. We also have a childrens club.

Matfield Green Cricket Club

Contact: Peter Danby - or 07846 125679

Matfield Women's Institute

Meets on the 1st Wednesday evening of each month
Contact Amanda on 01892 823280 or Aileen on 01892 722515

O Club (Previously Over 60’s Club)

Enquiries: Enid Wells on 01892 722367

Social Badminton

Meets most Tuesday evenings in Matfield
Contact:Helen Brown 01892 722885

Teise District Guides

Guides: Liz Street 01732 361892 or
Brownies: Marion Chase 01892 540752

Yalding & District Beekeepers Association

Enquiries: Chris Morris on 07855 464667